Cultural Difference: An Introduction (ANTH1001)

UNIT OF STUDY

Anthropology explores and explains cultural difference while affirming the unity of humankind. It provides accounts of cultural specificity that illuminate the world today. Lectures will address some examples of cultural difference from the present and the past. These examples will introduce modern Anthropology, the method of ethnography, and its related forms of social and cultural analysis.

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Classes

2x1hr lectures/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week or equivalent in intensive Summer session

Assessment

1x1000wd Essay (15%), 1x1500wd Essay (30%), 1x2hr Exam (40%), Tutorial participation (15%)

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No

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ANTH1003

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